6th Grade Weekly Skill Sheet: #12 Name ______________________________________ Date _________________ Solving One-Step Equations For numbers 1-2, determine whether the given value is a solution for the equation. Show ALL work. Answer by circling yes or no. 1) 9 – g = 5 for g = 3 Yes 2) No q = 14 for q = 28 2 Yes No For numbers 3-6, use inverse operations to solve for the variable. Show ALL algebraic steps. 3) 5) s + 8 = 17 2 h=6 7 4) w – 8.01 = 14 6) 32 = 4x 6th Grade Weekly Skill Sheet: #12 For numbers 7-10, write and solve an equation for the given situation. 7) Paige’s parents gave her $50 to buy a new pair of sneakers. After she buys the shoes, she has $3.50 left. Write an addition equation to find out how much money the shoes cost. 8) Taylor gets on an elevator and goes down 4 floors. She exits on the 18th floor. Write a subtraction equation to find out what floor Taylor originally entered the elevator. 9) On Earth, objects weigh 6 times what they weigh on the Moon. A robot weighs 84 pounds on the Earth. Write a multiplication equation to find out how much the robot weighs on the Moon. 10) Four friends go out to lunch. They decide to split the bill evenly and pay $10.72 each. Write a division equation to find out how much the total bill was.